joseph mcgurl



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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
1 month ago 
The Boston Harbor Islands Project, Western Cove, Rainsford Island, 20x30, oil on canvas, $22,000 by joseph mcgurl
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
1 month ago 
Nantucket: Evening Comes to Head of the Harbor by joseph mcgurl
20 x 30
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
1 month ago 
Summer Light in the Marsh by joseph mcgurl
Oil 20 x 24
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
1 month ago 
The Boston Harbor Islands Project: Western Cove, Rainsford Island by joseph mcgurl
Oil 20 x 30
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
Cataumet Club, 100th Anniversary by joseph mcgurl
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
2 months ago 
IMG_1573 best by joseph mcgurl
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
6 months ago 
The Warmth of the Tuscan Sun by joseph mcgurl
Oil 24 x 36
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Sunlight Filtering Through Lifting Fog by joseph mcgurl
Oil 10-21 framed x 8-17 framed
 
A study painted on Martha's Vineyard framed in a sleek contemporary format.
 

 
joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Field Painting, Study of a Rock With Reflected Light by joseph mcgurl
9 x 12
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Light and Space, the Long Beach by joseph mcgurl
30 x 40
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
The Boston Harbor Islands Project, Raking Light, Prince Head by joseph mcgurl
Oil 9 x 12
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Ice Floes by joseph mcgurl
Oil 30 x 40
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Soft Light by joseph mcgurl
Oil 16 x 12
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
The Boston Harbor Islands Project: Crystalline Light, Prince Head by joseph mcgurl
Oil 24 x 18
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
The Boston Harbor Islands Project: Boston from Nixes Mate by joseph mcgurl
18 x 24
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
The Warmth of the Sun by joseph mcgurl
12 x 9
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Poppies in the French Countryside by joseph mcgurl
18 x 24
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Light Pool by joseph mcgurl
16 x 20
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Monoliths in Reflected Light by joseph mcgurl
20 x 16
 
 

 
joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Far Away by joseph mcgurl
10 x 20
 
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joseph mcgurl Posted Artwork 
7 months ago 
Joseph McGurl, The Sun on Your Back by joseph mcgurl
18 x 24
 
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Representation


Adelson Cavalier Galleries
Palm Beach, FL - 561 720 2079

Cavalier Galleries
New York, NY - 212-570-4696 e-mail: [email protected]

Collins Galleries
Orleans, MA - 508-255-1266

Haynes Galleries
Franklin, TN - ‪615-312-7000‬

Joseph McGurl Studio Gallery
Cataumet, MA - 617 605 7320

Palm Avenue Fine Art
Sarasota, FL - 941-388-7526

The Gallery at Somes Sound
Somesville, Mt. Desert Island, Maine - 207 244 1165


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Biography
Joseph McGurl is unquestionably one of the most sought after and influential landscape artists currently working in America.  This has been confirmed by his inclusion in several important museum shows and his successful relationship with some of the country's leading galleries.  He has been designated a Living Master by the Art Renewal Center, is a signature member of the Plein Air Painters of America, an elected member of the Guild of Boston Artists,  was a Copley Master with the Copley Society of Boston, is a fellow of the American Society of Marine Artist, and has won significant awards for his artwork.   Additionally, he has been the subject of numerous book and magazine articles, and he conducts workshops and presents lectures throughout the country.
 
Joseph grew up working with his father, James McGurl, who is a muralist and his most influential teacher.  He graduated from Massachusetts College of Art and also studied in England and Italy.  After college, he worked for a period of time as a yacht captain, sailing the east coast from Maine to the Caribbean while continuing to observe and interpret in paint the natural world.   In search of a more solid training in drawing, he sought out Robert Cormier, a devotee of the French Academy methods, and for two years studied sight size figure drawing under him.  Joseph synthesizes academic figure drawing skills with sight-size landscape painting resulting in a new and unique approach to addressing the landscape. 
 
Joseph's interest in modern physics and the nature of reality combined with the spirituality he finds in nature has resulted in a thoroughly modern approach to style and subject.  He is one of the few contemporary realists who does not, for philosophical reasons, include the use of photography in his art.  He is a devoted plein air painter which allows him to connect with the landscape on a profound level and [...]

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